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Re: Jolly drivers

Postby CBenson » Sun Jun 08, 2014 10:23 pm

Its just an empty missing bridge overpass UR right at the entrance canopy for the building at permalink.
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Re: Jolly drivers

Postby CBenson » Mon Jun 09, 2014 1:40 am

qwaletee wrote:I have never encountered one where it really made sense.

The history here is that when waze imports a map it can't tell the difference between a nonjunctioning overpass and a crossroad intersection. Thus, waze initially has every overpass mapped as a crossroads and would give instructions to turn left of the bridge onto the road below. Every overpass that doesn't do this has been edited by an editor. Thus, in the early days "missing bridge overpass" was a heavily used and necessary report. Not so much anymore as the vast majority of overpasses are no longer crossroads on the waze map.
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Re: Jolly drivers

Postby CBenson » Sat Jul 12, 2014 9:59 am

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Re: Jolly drivers

Postby CBenson » Sun Jan 18, 2015 12:04 pm

Do you get the waze place location or the Google POI location if you search for the waze name of the airport and select the top autofill result?
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Re: Jolly drivers

Postby CBenson » Tue Jan 27, 2015 7:20 pm

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Each one with one or more photos (no other data). I'm kind of surprised I don't see this more often as the "Ask me about places" setting is on by default. If you ask someone to add a photo every time they drive home . . .
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Re: Jolly drivers

Postby CBenson » Mon Feb 23, 2015 5:11 pm

I kind of like DwarfLord's response for hostile reports regarding direction into a traffic jam. However, I report obscene or abusive URs to waze staff. Waze typically bans the user from reporting or terminates the user's waze account as they deem appropriate. Please feel free identify any obscene or abusive URs to me and I will forward them on to waze staff.
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Re: Jolly drivers

Postby CBenson » Mon Feb 23, 2015 11:13 pm

taco909 wrote:Staff has access to reporter identification?
I knew it had to be in the software since we are able to exchange information, I just thought that the information was hidden from humans for legal reasons.

Somehow I would think that that for legal reasons waze would retain an ability for its own staff to curtail users who use the waze service to transmit obscene or abusive messages.

taco909 wrote:Do you think Staff would be receptive to assigning some kind of unique, but random identifier to the reporter?

Receptive? Maybe. Make it a high enough priority that it would be likely to happen in my lifetime? I doubt it.
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Re: Jolly drivers

Postby cbwierda » Sun Apr 07, 2013 6:10 am

I thought we could add Gas Stations?
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Re: Jolly drivers

Postby cdombroski » Thu Jan 24, 2013 3:06 pm

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Yes, let's cut through somebody's parking area because lefts are illegal at the light. I'm sure that won't annoy anyone at all....
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Re: Jolly drivers

Postby cdombroski » Wed Jun 12, 2013 7:28 pm

Turn not allowed (user reported)

Reported on: June 09


No amusing text here; just another user from the school of "didn't learn how to navigate traffic circles/roundabouts". User got a "At the roundabout, make a left" instruction; they were apparently confused by the one-way sign and made a right instead :roll:
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